THE POLITICS OF OIL

Don’t Blame High Gas Prices on Biden

230 oil and gas companies have gone bankrupt since 2015

On March 2, 2016, an uber-rich dude named Aubrey McClendon, who was a driving force behind a shale boom that helped oil prices to do the impossible and drop below $0 for a brief moment during the pandemic, “died instantly when his car slammed into a concrete bridge on Midwest Boulevard in Oklahoma City.”

The shale industry died a little with him.

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Charles Bastille

Charles Bastille

Hyperbole enthusiast and author of MagicLand, available at your favorite bookseller: https://charles-bastille.com All stories © 2022 by Charles Bastille.